Morality, Modern Money, and Climate Mobilization By Michael Hoexter On July 10, the National Day of Climate Mobilization declared by The Climate Mobilization, I gave a talk about the role of money and morality in effective climate action. The setting was the gymnasium of the St. … Continue reading → Morality, Modern Money, and Climate Mobilization
Bill Black on The Real News – Boris Johnson NEP’s Bill Black appears on the The Real News with Sarmini Peries discussing Boris Johnson. Johnson’s demonization of the EU and virtually all of its leaders in his role as an alleged journalist makes him the worst conceivable person to put … Continue reading → Bill Black on The Real News – Boris Johnson […]
The latest survey data from the Bank of Japan is interesting and supports a growing awareness among policy makers that monetary policy has run its course and will have to work more closely with active fiscal policy to stimulate economic … Read the rest of this entry »
Last week, the US Republican Party held an extraordinary convention in Cleveland, an old rustbelt manufacturing town. I say extraordinary because I guess you have to be American to understand how grown adults can systematically humiliate themselves for several days … Read the rest of this entry »
from Dean Baker The prospects for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) are not looking very good right now. Both parties’ presidential candidates have come out against the deal. Donald Trump has placed it at the top of his list of bad trade deals that he wants to stop or reverse. Hillary Clinton had been a supporter […]
from Robert Locke Erich Fromm’s 1941 book, with this title, came to mind while watching Donald Trump and his followers in the Cleveland arena. In his book “Fromm distinguishes between ‘freedom from’ (negative freedom) and ‘freedom to’ (positive freedom). The former refers to emancipation from restrictions such as social conventions placed on individuals by o […]
PMC ride August 5th and 6th coming up fast! First, thanks to all of you who’ve donated this year! For the rest, hoping you’ll dig deep and donate this year, which also means you stay on my otherwise free email list! ;) 100% of donations got to cancer research at Dana Farber- all overhead is […] The post PMC, Oil prices appeared first on The Center of the Uni […]
Still down and out: NYC condo price index: Good report here for June, and may revised higher as well. However, no home is built without a permit, so new home sales end up at the same place as permits, and total permits aren’t looking so good. And note the level is still well below all […] The post Redbook retail sales, Home price index, PMI services, New hom […]
The principles of the Republic have been seriously mauled about the bombing of Nice. And it may be feared, especially in the context of the heinous terrorist attack of Saint-Etienne du Rouvray, that the controversy...
Les principes de la République ont été sérieusement malmenés au sujet de l’attentat de Nice. Et l’on peut craindre, surtout dans le contexte de l’odieux attentat de Saint-Etienne du Rouvray, que la polémique née...
Par Bill MitchellThe dreaded NAIRU is still about!16 Avril 2009Traduction collective avec Frapper MonnaieBill Mitchell est Professeur de recherche en économie et Directeur du Centre du Plein Emploi et Équité (CofFEE), a l'Université de Newcastle, NSW Australia.L’épouvantable NAIRU est toujours d’actualité ! Je pensais – de façon optimiste – qu'il d […]